Medical Marijuana / Production Operations

Summary

Albert Lee
Result-oriented Operations Professional who meets tight budgets and deadlines through high productivity and quality control
Experienced manager and a craftsman with meticulous hand-skills seeking to transition to the medical marijuana industry in the processing area. Leverage recent medical marijuana training. Strong believer in the products medicinal benefits - being a registered patient. Highly motivated, reliable individual and team contributor who builds trusted working relationships through collaboration.

Timeline

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    Completed July 2017, Master Certificate, Cannabis Training University, Denver, CO

    Combined with the skills I am acquiring on Marijuana education, I possess strong qualities of focus, persistence, hand skills, working long hours and team work to achieve output-oriented results. You may refer to the ‘Journeyman’ experience below to learn more about my hand skills and craftsmanship.

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    Studio Manager, In-house Creative Agency, MetLife, New York and Connecticut

    Built and managed Studio operation for print production in New York, Connecticut, and North Carolina offices.

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    Art Traffic Supervisor, In-house Creative Agency, Morgan Stanley, New York

    Client contact for the Art Services department, supervise shifts up to thirty design / production artists.

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    Graphic Designer, New York City Freelance Design Clients:

    Sotheby's, NewsAmerica, Gramercy Book Services, Silver Editions Publishing, and eMap USA Publishing

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    Art Director, Makenna, Delaney & Sullivan, Carlsbad CA

    Built Design Studio for venture capital company and developed designs for investment placement proposals.

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    Journeyman , INTERNATIONAL UNION OF BRICKLAYERS AND ALLIED CRAFTSMAN, San Diego, CA

    Mastered hand skills and masonry tools: Dexterity and repetitive motion with trowel, brick set / chisels and hammers. Accurate measurements using transit / story pole, levels, triangle and bevels for angular cuts. Use of eyesight for T-squares, brick spacing rule, tape measures, various jointers to finish masonry. Created "speed leads" for faster production and templates to mark specific dimensions for cutting fireplace box angles, electrical boxes and custom bond patterns e.g. vertical basketweave. Safe usage of power tools: masonry table saw, circular wood and reciprocating saws. Pneumatic drill, hydraulic rebar cutter and bender.

Skills

  • production operations
  • Dexterity
  • accuracy
  • repetitive motion
  • efficency
  • organized
  • Craftsman / hand skills
  • Systematic

Results

  • 300+
    INDIVIDUALLY hired,managed and TRAined Consultants
  • 4K-5K
    Deliverables per Year
  • 400K
    Image Buying Program annual savings

Questions & Answers

Why did you choose your profession?
I have a perpendicular eye, for seeing plumb, level, square and true, strong sense of composition and balance. The tasks most enjoyed are using my eyesight and working with my hands.
Who are your main influences?
Currently it is Ed Rosenthal and Jorge Cervantes for marijujana cultivation. Trending media on the cannabis industry.
Describe your greatest accomplishment.
Having had two different successful careers as a craftsman in masonry and being a manager in the creative industry for private and corporate companies.
What tools do you use?
Can adapt to using hand tools and equipment that requires precision, safe usage from self or machine powered, quality end result. Highly experienced on Mac and PC platforms, left and right brain problem solving.
What are you working on right now?
Seeking a desirable opening in the medical marijuana industry working for a producer located in my resident state of Connecticut, including Massachusettes and Maine.
What are your long-term goals?
To be a full time employed contributing member for a new or established medical marijuana producer. Continue to learn and advance in the cannabis industry.

Proudest Accomplishment

Appointed Shop Steward by Journeyman Peers based on leadership qualities and communication skills

Experience Highlights

  • Traditional Graphic Design Hand Skills
    Precise cutting of film, drafting and assembly of paste up boards, hand greeking and typography
  • Journeyman Bricklayer
    Hand built over 200 custom fireplaces varying in size and shape FOR ESTATE HOMES

Education Highlights

  • Bachelor of Arts (BA), Advertising Design, The Art Institute of California®
    Recipient of the SAN DIEGO AD CLUB SCHOLARSHIP, Graduated with Honors
  • Journeyman / INTERNATIONAL UNION OF BRICKLAYERS AND ALLIED CRAFTSMAN, San Diego, CA
    Lead man, Line foreman and shop steward
  • Master Certificate / Medical Marijuana Education, Cannabis Training University, Denver, CO

Causes

  • Medical Marijuana Benefits
    I am a cancer patient medicating to stop growth or shrink lymphoma tumor
  • Marijuana Legalization
    End to prohibition for medical and recreational usage, leading to increase GOVERNMENT RESEARCH

Interests

  • Medical Marijuana Industry
    The CULTIVATION and PROCESSING of flower and plant material
  • Cannabis Business
    Law, technology, product lines and future state